Tag Archives: Ellen Johnson Sirleaf

Former President Sirleaf Inaugurates Presidential Center to Empower African Women Leaders

Former President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has inaugurated the first presidential center in Liberia dedicated to women empowerment and development. Launched at a colorful ceremony on Sunday, March 8 at the Farmington Hotel in Margibi, the center is named the Ellen Johnson Sirleaf Presidential Center for Women and Development.

Bomi Citizens Decry Neglect of Western Counties in Government’s Development Plan

Days after President George Weah delivered his third State of the Nation Address, some citizens of Bomi have expressed dissatisfaction over what they see as the administration’s neglect of their county in important national development efforts.

Amid Report of Police Use of Excessive Force, Protest Organizers Want Inspector General Dismissed

The Council of Patriots, the organizer of the anti-government protest held on Monday, January 6, is demanding the dismissal of the inspector general of the Liberia National Police, Patrick Sudue, for the use of excessive force by police officers to disperse peaceful protesters.